The Vermont Statutes Online
SUPERVISION, INSPECTION, AND LICENSING OF DAIRY OPERATIONS
LICENSING AND INSPECTION
2723a. Distributor's licenses
(a) It shall be
unlawful for any person to distribute fluid dairy products without a license
issued by the Secretary. The Secretary shall license all distributors at least
annually and for a term of up to three years and shall issue and renew such
licenses on any calendar cycle. Application for the license and renewal shall
be made in the manner and form prescribed by the Secretary and shall be
accompanied by a license fee of $20.00 per annum or any part thereof.
(b) No person
shall be granted a license under this section unless the distributor first
agrees to withhold the State tax on producers whose milk has been received by
the distributor imposed under chapter 161 of this title.
(c) As used in
this section, the term "distributor" has the same meaning as set
forth in section 2672 of this chapter, which includes the retail distribution
or sale of milk, except the sale of milk to be consumed on the premises.
distributor who carries on a business without a license shall be subject to
penalty under sections 2678 and 2679 of this title. (Added 2013, No. 83, § 8,
eff. June 10, 2013.)